Simtano Bringing Concurrent Design Down to Earth

The Simtano Team

The SIMTANO team is made up of handpicked experts from selected industries including space, aerospace, information technologies, offshore oil and gas, and shipping. They are based throughout North America and Northern Europe. They come with extensive experience from their respective fields and are world-class Concurrent Design experts; the perfect combination for giving you real results.
  Knut I. Oxnevad
Erik Rolland
  Bengt I. Skogvold
Kohut Norm Ohren
  Per Kristiansen

concurrent design expert
Per Kristiansen

Kristiansen is a Principal Engineer and co-owner of Krummrich Engineering Corporation, a California engineering/consulting company specializing in project management and supervision of drilling, completion, workover and P&A projects for the oil and gas industry. Krummrich Engineering have current contracts working both on and offshore in southern California as well as other engineering activities related to the oil and gas industry. Duties include engineering, project management, well planning and design, permitting, cost estimation, contracts and services, cost control/tracking.

Kristiansen is also responsible for monitoring day­to­day field operations and coordinating activities of wellsite supervisors on a variety of drilling/completion/workover projects. He is an active participant in business growth and development, including company software products.

Kristiansen received his mechanical engineering degree from the University of Stavanger in 1978. He is a multi-functional drilling / well engineer with more than twenty-nine years of industry experience working for both operators and the service industry in a variety of countries.

Kristiansen has integrated team leadership and project management skills developed through work on a variety of domestic and international projects. His operational background includes experience with most well and formation types encompassing offshore subsea and platform work, onshore remote and urban sites, HTHP, intelligent and horizontal wells. He has also been involved in some high profiled abandonment projects.

Kristiansen is contracted to Simtano as an advisor related to the operational side of the oil and gas industry, and a contributor to help develop concurrent design in the disciplines related to down hole planning and operations.